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Lesson 14 (Greek), pp. 234-236

1. TOPo- place
GRAPH- write
-ic/-al p.t.
(adj.)
p.t. the mapping or describing of areas

2. PAN- all
ORA- see
-ma result of
(noun)
an unobstructed view of an area

3. ISo- equal
TOP- place
(noun)
types of atoms identical in atomic number but not atomic weight

4. CHRONo- time
-meter instrument for measuring
(noun)
instrument for measuring time accurately

5. syn- together
METR- measure
-ic/-al p.t.
-ly Eng. adverb
(adverb)
in a manner p.t. balanced proportions

6. IDEo- idea
-graph writing
-ic p.t.
(adj.)
p.t. pictures or symbols used to represent ideas, as opposed to sounds

7. CYCL- circle
ORA- see
-ma thing which
(noun)
pictorial representation which surrounds the viewer

8. OPTo- eye
-metr(y) s.o. measuring
-ist expert in
(noun)
expert in examining eyes and prescribing glasses (not a doctor)

9. PETRo- rock
-graphy s.o. writing
(noun)
science dealing with the description and classification of rocks

10. MACRo- large
SCOP- look
-ic p.t.
(adj.)
large enough to see with the naked eye

11. epi- on, against
GRA- write
-m thing which
(noun)
terse, witty saying on a subject, often sarcastic

12. ARCHi- head
epi- over
SCOP- see
-al p.t.
(adj.)
p.t. an archbishop or archbishopric

13. TELE- from afar
METR- measure
(adj.)
p.t. the sending of measurements across great distances

14. ORTHo- correct
-graphy writing
(noun)
correct spelling

15. BARo- pressure
-meter instrument for measuring
(noun)
instrument that measures atmospheric pressure

16. MIMe- imitate
-tic p.t.
(adj.)
that mimics, imitative

17. HOLo- whole
-graph writing
(noun)
a document written entirely in the hand of one person

18. PHOTo- light
-meter instrument for measuring
(noun)
an instrument that measures the intensity of light

19. CALLi- beauty
-graphy writing
(noun)
beautiful or elegant handwriting

20. ISO- equal
BAR- pressure
-ic p.t.
(noun)
lines on a weather map connecting places where atmospheric pressure is equal

 

ANSWERS (Exercise IV, p. 236)

1. f
2. i
3. a
4. h
5. j

6. c
7. e
8. g
9. b
10. d